Driver pleads not guilty in crash that killed 4 bridesmaids
CUTCHOGUE, N.Y. -- A 55-year-old Long Island man pleaded not guilty Sunday to driving while intoxicated after his pickup truck crashed into a limousine carrying eight young women, killing four, law enforcement officials said.
The group - friends since high school now in their 20s - was returning from a nearby winery on Long Island's East End on Saturday afternoon.
Their driver was trying to make a U-turn at an intersection along Route 48 on Long Island's North Shore when the pickup slammed into the limo, authorities said. In the mangled metal and glass wreckage, four of the women survived and were hospitalized, along with both drivers.
The limo driver, and seven women wh